Clarence L. Smith, 90, of San Jose died
at 7:17 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at Mason City Area Nursing
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m.
Saturday, June 22, at San Jose United Methodist Church. The funeral
will follow at 11 a.m. The Rev. Cindy Rettig will officiate.
Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery,
Hurley Funeral Home is handling
Smith was a farmer and a U.S. Army
He was born June 13, 1912, in Mackinaw
to Jacob and Effie Smith. He married Elvira Gruensfelder on Feb. 15,
1941, in San Jose. She died March 10, 2002.
Surviving are one son, Alan (and Lisa)
Smith of Laguna Niguel, Calif.; one daughter, Nancy (and Michael)
Nykanen of San Jose; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was also preceded in death by one
He was a member of the San Jose United
Methodist Church, American Legion, Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite in
Peoria and Mohammed Shrine in Peoria. He was with the Logan County
Auxiliary Police for 25 years and was a member of the San Jose
Elevator Co-Op board.
contributions may be made to San Jose United Methodist Church.
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Ralph Stoll, 88, of Lincoln died at
6:10 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at Vonderlieth Living Center in
A memorial service will be at Faith
Lutheran Church in Lincoln at 1:30 p.m. Friday, June 21. The Rev.
Mark Peters will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before the
A graveside service will be at 4 p.m.
Friday at Laenna Cemetery.
Stoll was a retired farmer. He had also
worked as a correctional officer and as a truck driver for Lincoln
He was born Jan. 17, 1914, in Chestnut
to Fred J. and Ida V. Stoll. He married Eleanor Zerfowski on Feb. 6,
1978, in Lincoln.
Surviving Stoll are his wife, Eleanor,
of Lincoln; four daughters, Bev Ramthun of Cornland, Melody Krusz of
New York, N.Y., Lanette Munks of Bend, Ore., and Candy Stoll of
Itasca; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother,
Elkart Stoll of Kewanee; and three sisters, Bertha Moeller of Salem,
Pearl Lock of Beason and Blanche Wrage of Kenney.
He was preceded in death by one sister.
He was a member of Faith Lutheran
Church of Lincoln.
be made to his church or Vonderlieth Living Center.
here to send a note of condolence to the Stoll family.